Our clients often ask us about other aspects of discovery beyond depositions, such as the best way to obtain records for legal matters. According to Renee Martinez, vice president of operations at Merrill Corporation and a court reporting expert who also has 20 years of records experience, this is a field where proficiency + disciplined […]
The globalization of business has definitely resulted in an increase in arbitration activity in Asia over the past few years. For example, the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC) has seen an increase of 20% from 2012-2013 in the number of cases fully administered by the HKIAC Secretariat, which represents a 97% increase from 2011. […]
Great News! We’ve upgraded our electronic PDF transcript deliverables to make your job even easier. Effective immediately, we now provide PDF Transcript Bundles with each order. PDF Transcript Bundles allow you to: Easily find exhibits via exhibit file hyperlinks within the transcript – each exhibit is also listed in the bookmarks with a hyperlinked cross-reference […]
The Pros and Cons of Licensing for Paralegals: Is Statutory Licensing and Regulation Really Necessary?
Does the paralegal profession really need government oversight? For years, there has been an ongoing debate about the real and perceived benefits of introducing statutory licensing to the profession. Some paralegals are strong supporters of licensing, while others see no need for it. What are the real issues and benefits? We asked Bob Davidson, a […]
If you’re interested in starting your own company, Tim Fizer of FizervMaloon has some practical advice for you. Two years ago, Tim decided to launch his own firm after spending most of his career serving as staff counsel for global insurance companies. Making the transition from a large organization with a staff of more than […]
The UIDDA: Streamlining the Process for Out-of-State Depositions and Discovery As many legal professionals can attest, gaining depositions from out-of-state individuals or access to out-of-state discovery was a time-consuming and potentially costly endeavor before the Uniform Interstate Depositions and Discovery Act (UIDDA) was enacted in 2007. Prior to the UIDDA, the process in most states […]